Laboratory Hygiene Standards - Spill Response not Available

Audit finding: Spill response not available

Adverse consequence(s): Damage to lab equipment, experiments, and a potential to be exposed to hazardous materials.

Corrective action: Absorbant pads, paper towels, vermiculite or oil dry must be available to clean up spills. Materials used to clean up hazardous waste must be labeled and treated as hazardous waste. A suggested supply kit may be found here.